- May 15, 2020
So my quail chicks are now 12 and 13 days old and growing super fast. So I had a 95% hatch rate and every single chick is still going strong (there are two little runts but I am watching them like the proverbial hawk). They have feathered out so much, they basically only have chick "heads" now. They hop and bounce all over and flap their wings like crazy one moment and within a couple of minutes the are all passed out, fast asleep! I must admit that even though this is my first time hatching Quail I have loved every moment. I am like a first time Dad, waking up during the night to check up on them. I have attempted to take a few snaps but it's like trying to get Pre-Schoolers to sit still and posé...